Activities and Days Out

There is a whole lot of fun to have in the areas surrounding Sun Hill Lodges. Many of the local towns have gorgeous cafes and bespoke boutiques, but for those looking for a bit more entertainment, please take a look at our recommendations below.


The Forbidden Corner  

The Forbidden Corner is a unique labyrinth of tunnels, chambers, follies and surprises created within a four acre garden in the heart of Tupgill Park and the Yorkshire Dales. A tourist visitor attraction unlike anywhere that you have been before, ideal for the adventurers and those young at heart!

Tupgill Park Estate, 


Leyburn,  North Yorkshire.  DL8 4TJ  01969 640638




Big Sheep, Little Cow Farm

For an authentic, hands-on farming experience visit Big Sheep and Little Cow Farm.

Get the chance to hold and feed animals such as chinchillas, goats, pigs, llamas, donkeys, say hello to a tortoise and fall in love with a beautiful Shetland pony. All animals meet and feed take place around the farm tour, where you can learn all about the running of a farm!

Aiskew Watermill,



North Yorkshire,

DL8 1AW  01677 422125


beautifully handcrafted, bespoke lodges all set in the stunning Yorkshire Dales

Prices & Availability for Log Cabins


Prices & availability for Sunhill Farmhouse, Sunhill Cottage, and The Palins